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You Must Be Joking! (1965)

 |  Comedy  |  October 1965 (USA)
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A motley group of soldiers are set loose on swinging England in an initiative test to collect a selection of esoteric items.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Lt. Tim Morton
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Sgt. Maj. McGregor
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Capt. Tabasco
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Gen. Lockwood
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Sgt. Clegg
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Librarian
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Young Husband
Gabriella Licudi ...
Patricia Viterbo ...
Sylvie Tarnet
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Maj. Foskett
Lee Montague ...
SSgt. Mansfield
Irene Handl ...
Elderly Woman
Richard Wattis ...
Parkins
Miles Malleson ...
Salesman
Gwendolyn Watts ...
Young Wife
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A motley group of soldiers are set loose on swinging England in an initiative test to collect a selection of esoteric items.

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It's a mad-mad whirl of a hunt for guys and gals and goodies!

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Comedy

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October 1965 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Rena rama snurren!  »

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(RCA Recording System)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Gabriella Licudi and Patricia Viterbo both receive an "introducing" credit. See more »

Goofs

When the famous Lutine bell is stolen, the officers at HQ describe it as weighing about a hundred pounds, and difficult but not impossible for a man to move around, yet in the scene at the finish line, we get a quick glimpse of Tracy Reed, herself probably not much more than that, scooping it up effortlessly in the scramble. See more »

Quotes

Young Husband: "You what? My God, you HAVE been at it again!"
Young Wife: "No, I haven't."
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Colonel Bogey
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Music by Kenneth Alford
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They Weren't
26 August 2001 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

Smashingly funny and character driven film with a scavenger hunt leading to the stealing of the Lord's of London bell. Shown primarily as a second biller in the 60s, at least in the US, and hasn't been seen much since. An all-around-good flick (Laurie "Avengers" Johnson did the music) with a bit of Richard Lester vibe.


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